Experience a Big 5 safari in Rwanda at this exclusive game lodge

Located in the southern section of Akagera National Park in Rwanda, Mantis Akagera Game Lodge is a luxury safari lodge offering exciting Big 5 sightings along with bountiful other wildlife, including the rare sitatunga antelope. Mantis Akagera Game Lodge overlooks the vast savannah that surrounds the lodge and the glistening Lake Ihema. Guests can explore this wildlife-rich park on game drives or go bird watching to spot one of the many special species that are found in the area. The lodge makes use of plenty of sustainable practices — from the use of indigenous vegetation in its landscaping, to sourcing local services, using an on-site garden for seasonal cuisine at the Inzovu restaurant, as well as the use of solar-powered water cylinders.

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Best time to go to Akagera National Park

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The climate in Akagera National Park is tropical and humid. The best time to visit Akagera National Park is during 1 of the 2 the dry seasons, the first is from June to September and the second from December to February. This is when the animals are most active and the weather is the most pleasant. The wet seasons run from October to November and March to May, and this is when the park is at its most lush, though the rainfall can make it difficult to access certain parts of the park.

Rooms

Standard Room

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Each Standard Room offers a blend of traditional Rwandan style with contemporary comfort. All rooms feature either a fitted double bed or 2 twin beds, air-conditioning, an en-suite bathroom, as well as a tea and coffee station.

Balcony Room

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The Balcony Rooms exemplify modern Rwanda, with a carefully chosen mix of traditional style and modern amenities. All rooms feature either a fitted double bed or 2 twin beds, air-conditioning, an en-suite bathroom, as well as a tea and coffee station.